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Kristin is attending Emily Coles's event

Live Interview with Grace Murphy, 10-year-old Bionic Pancreas trial participant at TuDiabetes homepage

August 4, 2014 from 9am to 10am
This event already occurred.  Enjoy the recording!Grace and her mom, Nancy, will be joining us fresh from Grace's summer camp for kids with diabetes, where she got to try out the Bionic Pancreas for ONE WEEK!Grace has had T1D since 2011 and uses an insulin pump and continuous glucose monitor to manage her diabetes. Ever since she was diagnosed, she has continued to be very…See More
Aug 8
Kristin joined Yvonne's group

Ready, Set, Let's Go!

Exercise Check-In. Encouragement, support, and sharing to increase health and fitness.
Feb 19
Kristin joined Islandgrl's group

Out of Control Pumpers!

would like to know if there are others on an insulin pump that still cannot seem to control their blood glucose levels
Feb 19
Kristin joined Kevin McMahon's group

Pattern Management

Exploring the different ways people perform frequent review of blood sugar and other information in an attempt to fine tune blood sugar control.
Feb 19
Kristin joined John's group

Shift work and Diabetes

Does your work require you to work shifts?This could be the place to discuss the ups and downs of managing diabetes when you can't maintain a regular work schedule.See More
Feb 19
Kristin joined Chad's group

Extreme Sports & Diabetes

This group is for any diabetics that are into any extreme sports. Let us know kind of crazy sports you may be into or even post some sick pics! There are many x-sports out there such as dh mtn biking, bmx, sk8boarding, moto-x and many others.See More
Feb 19
Kristin joined Renee's group

Exercise Club

This is the club for those of us who procrastinate and do not want to work out. We find a thousand excuses not to go to exercise. Here is the place to check in that you went, vent or get support to go.See More
Feb 19
Kristin joined Lisa's group

Control Overeating

I have great control until 8:ooPM and on. It seems like I graze all night. Please share ideas to help this problem.See More
Feb 19

Profile Information

Date diagnosed
August 7, 1990
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
Type of treatment/devices you use
What pump model do you use, if any?
MiniMed 715

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At 7:51am on September 4, 2011, Linda G said…
Greetings, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY Kristin.....I LOVE what you've done to your page. So pretty and lively ♥
Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days!
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?
At 1:01am on September 4, 2011, brokenpole said…
Happy Birthday, Kristin!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.
At 8:34am on September 4, 2010, Doris D said…
At 6:41am on July 2, 2009, Leanna said…
Hi!! I'm just curious if you like the accu check advantage? I just started using it because thats what my insurance would cover even though I ws using one that i loved. Thanks!!
At 11:39am on November 9, 2008, Deanne Kacmar said…
Hi Kristin !
I'd like to ask you something...could you e-mail me please ?

Deanne from Uniontown, PA.
At 8:04am on August 9, 2007, Sarah Kay said…
Hi kristin! Come check out a new group, college students with diabetes!
At 6:00am on July 25, 2007, Bernard said…
HI Kristin

Welcome aboard. You might look at the Groups page and see if there are some groups you want to join. For instance, the US Northeast group on the last page of the groups.

Which pump are you using?
At 5:18am on July 25, 2007, Manny Hernandez said…
Welcome, Kristin! Thanks for joining!

Here are a few tips on how to make the most of the site:

If you find the community useful, I'd be honored if you could link to us on your blog/site if you have one or invite family, friends, colleagues and anyone whom you feel may benefit from it.



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